Sensei Corella

Sensei Corella Memorial

We’re saddened to let you know that Sensei Corella passed away on Saturday, February 27th. He leaves behind not only his wife, children and grandchildren, but students and fellow instructors around the world.  Passionate about Iaido, Japanese culture and history, Sensei was always happy to share his stories and knowledge. […]

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Welcome Soke!

Every year our Soke,Hajime Hayabuchi, visits us here at our Phoenix dojo. Soke (pronounced So-kay) means “headmaster” and it is the top rank at our school. Our Soke is the 16th Soke of the original or true line of Araki Muninsai Ryu Iaido. He was chosen by his grandfather Miyuki […]

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